Texas Rangers Spring Training Tickets
2019 Texas Rangers Spring Training Schedule
Surprise Stadium near Phoenix is sure to be loaded with fans ready to get knee-deep into a fresh season of Texas Rangers baseball, as this is a team that heads into the spring filled with an eagerness to make a statement in the 2019 season. Though it didn't all work out for the Rangers in the postseason, they still had a terrific all-around season on their way to taking the divisional crown in the A.L. West, which is part of the reason fans are filled with optimism that they can do it all over again. As always, the Rangers will be eager to get the season off on the right foot in spring training, where players work out the kinks of the offseason and get ready to put it all together for the regular part of the year.
As always, the matchups will provide all different ways to see the Rangers in action, as they'll get a chance to play some divisional rivals in addition to some other teams they don't normally get to play. You might catch the Rangers against the Reds, Cubs, Rockies, Dodgers, Giants or plenty of other teams as well, giving you all sorts of incentive to head out and see for yourself if the Rangers have what it takes this season. So whether you're already living in the area or looking for a great excuse to hit the road and make the Rangers the centerpiece of a trip, spring training has your name written all over it if you love this team.
Texas Rangers Team Info
Players like Shin-Soo Choo, Patrick Wisdom and more give them a very dangerous lineup that can do it all. Add in some terrific young pitchers who appear poised for great careers and it's easy to see why the Rangers again look like the type of team that can compete in a very difficult division, keeping the fanfare quite high from the beginning of the spring onward.
The Spring Training Experience
Spring training brings a whole different vibe than the regular season, as fans enjoy an amazing level of access to players and teams as well as a noted family-friendly atmosphere that is perfect for baseball lovers of all ages. This is a series of games that has been played for a very long time and it's a great way to see your favorite team from a completely different angle, as the attentive fan can often spot the next player who is poised to breakout in the regular season. As the Rangers clash with the other top teams from around the Cactus League, it's another great chance to be a part of the excitement as the Rangers hope to assemble another team capable of being a serious contender.
Texas Rangers History
Over the years, the Rangers have had all kinds of great players to suit up for the franchise, including all-timers like Nolan Ryan, Alex Rodriguez, Juan Gonzalez, Ivan Rodriguez, Kenny Rogers and many, many more. The Rangers have also won the A.L. West five different times, including in 2010 and 2011 when they won the pennant and went to the World Series. Though they haven't yet put together a team that has captured a title, they've been knocking on the door for a while now, racking up winning season after winning season and giving their fans hope that they'll see a championship sometime in the near future.
Texas Rangers Trivia
At what age did Nolan Ryan set the franchise record for strikeouts?
In 1989, the Ryan Express was out in full force while Ryan continued to carve up lineups deep into his career. That year, Ryan would strike out 301 batters for the season at the ripe age of 42, topping 300 strikeouts in a season for the sixth and final team in his career.
Texas Rangers Fans
During the regular season, the Rangers play their home games at Globe Life Park in Arlington, which has a capacity of more than 48,000 screaming Rangers' fans for all the most anticipated games of the season. Globe Life Park has been the perfect backdrop to some of the most memorable baseball games in recent years, and the Rangers are a team with a very bright future ahead of them. But the Rangers also have a great home venue for spring training, as Surprise Stadium near Phoenix is the perfect meeting ground for Rangers fans, and you'll see that loud and clear as soon as you're there sporting your gear as the Rangers hit the field this spring. With some major expectations starting to spring up and a fan base that is excited about the Rangers' chances, anything can happen from here.